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Registered Pharmacy Tech FT Variable Shift in Tampa, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 12/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Function
  • Travel
  • Shift
    N - N/A
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Tampa

Job Description

Pharmacy Tech I AdventHealth Tampa

Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa
  • AdventHealth Tampa Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.
Work Hours/Shift:
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Assist Pharmacists with computer order entry, medication filling and distribution of completed orders to inpatients and soon to be discharged patients.
  • Answer and screen phone calls for the Pharmacists
  • Pull medications from the shelves for the Pyxis refill and deliver these to the various med stations and intensive care units
  • Help in the training and orientation of other pharmacy technicians and students who will rotate through the department. 
  • Techs will often be tasked to look for patient specific medications/IVs that were sent up by the pharmacy but are not currently able to be located by unit staff. 

What You Will Need:
  • Good organizational and problem solving skills with the ability to prioritize work appropriately and assure timely delivery of product to the patient care areas.
  • Ability to provide optimal customer service having strong telephone and verbal communication skills
  • Be able to work independently without constant supervision and as a team member.
  • Be able to pay close attention to detail and perform repetitive tasks accurately.
  • Have strong work ethic.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow written and verbal instructions effectively.        
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Completes a training program or provides experience to satisfy the State of Florida Board of Pharmacy requirements for Technician Registration
  • Registration with the Board of Pharmacy
  • Certified by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)
Job Summary:

The Pharmacy Technician assists pharmacists in providing optimal pharmaceutical care to the patient. Perform accurate and timely distribution of medications which may include potentially critical, high expense medications, chemotherapy, investigational agents, controlled substances and potentially hazardous substances in a dosage form ready for administration. Utilize technical equipment such as automated drug dispensing technology, barcode software and automated packaging technology to provide accurate, safe products for patient administration. All products prepared for distribution receive a final check by a licensed pharmacist prior to dispensing. Performs multiple computer functions, facilitates accurate charging/crediting of medications via various computer applications.  Require a variety of shifts that include days, evenings, nights and weekends.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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